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  • Michal J. Besser, Yonatan Ganor, Mia Levite
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Neuroimmunology
  • 2005 (First Publication: 1 December 2005)
  • The neurotransmitter dopamine on its own increased significantly TNFalpha and IL-10 secretion by resting normal-human T-cells, and induced approximately 5-fold elevation of the corresponding mRNA's,Continue Reading
  • Yonatan Ganor, Michal J. Besser, Naomie Ben-Zakay, Tamar Unger, Mia Levite
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of immunology
  • 2003 (First Publication: 15 April 2003)
  • T cells may encounter glutamate, the major excitatory neurotransmitter in the nervous system, when patrolling the brain and in glutamate-rich peripheral organs. Moreover, glutamate levels increase inContinue Reading
  • Alon Chen, Yonatan Ganor, Shai Rahimipour, Nurit Ben-Aroya, Yitzhak Koch, Mia Levite
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Nature Medicine
  • 2002 (First Publication: 1 December 2002)
  • Can T cells be directly activated to de novo gene expression by gonadotropin-releasing hormone-II (GnRH-II), a unique 10-amino-acid neuropeptide conserved through 500 million years of evolution?Continue Reading
  • Mia Levite, Yehuda Chowers, Yonatan Ganor, Michael Besser, R Hershkovits, Liora Cahalon
  • Biology, Medicine
  • European journal of immunology
  • 2001 (First Publication: 1 December 2001)
  • Dopamine by itself has not up to now been reported to activate T cell function. We show here that dopamine interacts directly with dopaminergic receptors on normal human T cells and triggers beta1Continue Reading
  • Yonatan Ganor, Mia Levite
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Journal of Neural Transmission
  • 2014 (First Publication: 1 August 2014)
  • Abstract Glutamate is the most important excitatory neurotransmitter of the nervous system, critically needed for the brain’s development and function. Glutamate has also a signaling role inContinue Reading